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  1. Jury retires in Huntly murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Waikato Times

    A High Court judge has told the jury at a trial of a man accused of fatally stabbing a man in a street brawl they must determine whether he was acting in self defence or as an aggressor. Peter Pomare Hepi, 18, is on trial in the High Court in Hamilton for the murder of Kevin Lawrence Rimaha on a Huntly street last year.

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  2. REIT Roundup: May 4, 2015Read the original story

    Monday | Value Line

    There have been several noteworthy developments in the real estate investment trust industry recently, which may have a material impact on the companies in this sector and the markets they serve. Companies mentioned in this review include Annaly Capital Management, Inc. , Hospitality Properties Trust , The GEO Group, Inc. , W.P. Carey Inc. , Corrections Corporation of America , Vornado Realty Trust , Prologis, Inc. , Simon Property Group, Inc. , The Macerich Company , Windstream Holdings , Communications Sales and Leasing, Inc. , and MGM Resorts International .

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  3. YIR 2014-15: University moves closer to divestment from private...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Columbia Spectator

    ... urged the University to divest from its holdings in two large private prison companies, Corrections Corporation of America and G4S, as well as from fossil fuel companies. recommended in April that the board of trustees divest any direct stock ...

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  4. Prison Investing 2.0: The GEO Group Is Another Candidate For Income InvestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Seeking Alpha

    After a recent decline in market price, The GEO Group's stock offers a compelling dividend yield backed by stable cash flows. From a capital structure point of view, The GEO Group is riskier than its competitor Corrections Corp. I think the company compensates well for the risk with higher dividends.

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  5. Maria Lucia ParrinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Times Herald-Record

    Maria Lucia Parrino of Ellenville passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at home surrounded by her loving family.

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  6. Corrections Corp.: When The Future Price Direction Does Not MatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Seeking Alpha

    Private prisons may be unpopular but they should not be overlooked altogether as an investment class. Corrections Corp. is a brick-and-mortar cash cow offering a high dividend yield.

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  7. Oklahoma prison officials probe 2 inmate killingsRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | KSWO

    ... Bryan Blackburn at the Davis Correctional Facility, a private prison operated by Corrections Corporation of America. The latest figures from the Bureau of Justice Statistics show Oklahoma had the highest prison-homicide rate in the country from ...

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  8. Breton Hill's New Re-Shuffled Top Picks: Kraft Foods Group Inc...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Insider Monkey

    As hedge funds are continuing to disclose their holdings as of the end of the first quarter, Ray Carroll 's Breton Hill Capital has also filed its 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Prior to establishing Breton Hill in 2011, Carroll was on the management committee of Diversified Global Asset Management, a Toronto-based multi-billion dollar alternative investment firm.

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  9. Mandatory Detention and the Commodification of ImmigrantsRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | ImmigrationProf Blog

    ... at the opportunity to profit off of the incarceration of immigrants. Corporations such as Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and the Geo Group contracted with the United States government to build new detention facilities and oversee the ...

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  10. News & Notes: Clinton addresses criminal justice at ColumbiaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Daily Princetonian

    ... companies in the private prison industry, a manager eliminated Columbia's holdings in the Corrections Corporation of America in February.

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  11. At Columbia, Clinton condemns mass incarceration, broken criminal justice systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Columbia Spectator

    ... in ACSRI's resolution, an independent manager disposed of the University's holdings in Corrections Corporation of America in February. University President Lee Bollinger, School of International and Public Affairs Dean Merit E. Janow, and David ...

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  12. Man Wrongfully Imprisoned for 39 Years Says Inmates Are CommoditiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Stranger

    ... parts of this system have been privatized, with one corporation, the Nashville-based Corrections Corporation of America , even going as far as to sell shares in its profits on the stock market (the value of the company is up 0.3 percent today ). The ...

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  13. Hunger strike is a conscience call to end family detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Hill

    ... has been built since 9/11. The facilities are run by private prison corporations GEO and Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) that operate in collaboration with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). These corporations invest heavily in ...

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  14. Grand Jury Asks Jail Be Replaced Over Extended Time Or Have Private...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... above current levels. (4) How can the Silverdale Facility, a private company, (Corrections Corporation of America), house prisoners and make a profit, yet the funds cannot be provided for a new County Jail? Perhaps, a private company could build a ...

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  15. STATE v. HERRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | FindLaw

    Lori Swanson, Attorney General, James B. Early, Karen B. Andrews, Assistant Attorneys General, Saint Paul, Minnesota; Steven Collins, Redwood County Attorney, Redwood Falls, MN, for respondent. Cathryn Middlebrook, Chief Appellate State Public Defender, Steven P. Russett, Assistant State Public Defender, Saint Paul, MN, for appellant.

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  16. The GEO Group: Strong Yield With A Rehabilitation-Focused Prison REITRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Seeking Alpha

    ... investment standpoint, The GEO Group is undervalued as compared to its main competitor, Corrections Corporation of America (NYSE: CXW ). The GEO Group is trading at 13.3X 2014 FFO, while CXW is trading at 14.7X 2014 FFO. GEO looks even better when ...

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  17. Florida prison system whistle-blowers hit with investigationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | St. Augustine Record

    Quintin Foust was three years into a five-year term for felony drunken driving when he died at Jefferson Correctional Institution in 2012. Though the 52-year-old prisoner's death was initially labeled "suspicious" by the medical examiner, Foust's family would never learn the full details of how he died and why because, an investigator testified last month, the case was closed by the Florida Department of Corrections before inspectors could dig into what happened.

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  18. Florida prison system whistleblowers hit with investigationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Miami Herald

    Quintin Foust was three years into a five-year term for felony drunken driving when he died at Jefferson Correctional Institution in 2012. Though the 52-year-old prisoner's death was initially labeled "suspicious" by the medical examiner, Foust's family would never learn full details of how he died and why because, an investigator testified last month, the case was closed by the Florida Department of Corrections before inspectors could dig into what happened.

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  19. 'Profiting From Misery': Private prison corporations driving harsh immigration policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Institute for Southern Studies

    ... detention beds were run by for-profit companies. Today, that number stands at 62 percent. Corrections Corporation of America and GEO Group , both notorious for human rights violations, dominate this rapidly growing industry, operating 72 percent of ...

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  20. Private Prison Corporations Spent $11 Million To Lobby For More Aggressive Immigration PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | ThinkProgress

    ... facilities are operated by for-profit prison corporations. The report also found that Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), one of the major private prison companies, "spent at least 75 percent of its lobbying expenditures in quarters where it ...

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